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Donecept (Donepezil Hydrochloride) - 5mg (10 Tablets)

Donecept (Donepezil Hydrochloride) - 5mg (10 Tablets)

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Brand Name: Donecept-5
Generic Name: Donepezil Hydrochloride
Form: Tablets
Manufacturer: Cipla

What is Donecept-5?
Donecept can help improve mental function by increasing the amount of certain natural substances in the brain. The active ingredient donepezil hydrochloride is considered an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor type of medication. The medication can be used to treat Alzheimer's disease related symptoms such as dementia. The tablets cannot be used to cure Alzheimer's disease but it may slow the deterioration of the patient's ability to think, communicate, memory and the ability to perform daily activities.

How is Donecept-5 used?
Donecept should be taken exactly as directed by a doctor, usually once per day at bedtime. The tablets should be taken with a full glass of water but can be taken with or without food. Contact a doctor for the correct dosage as it will depend on the condition of the patient and their response to the therapy. The tablets should not be crushed, chewed or split as it may increase the risk of side effects.

Adverse effects
Patients using Donecept may encounter more severe side effects such as:

  • Headaches
  • Weight loss
  • Loss of appetite
  • Drowsiness
  • Dizziness
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting
  • Nausea

Contact a doctor immediately should side effects persist or encounter more severe side effects such as:

  • Vomiting
  • Seizures
  • Black or tarry stools
  • Painful or difficult urination
  • Muscle cramps
  • Hallucinations
  • Fainting
  • Insomnia

Warnings
Immediately proceed to your nearest emergency department if you suffer an allergic reaction. Symptoms usually associated with such a reaction include difficulty breathing or swallowing, chest tightness, swelling, skin rashes, and hives.

Donecept-5 is not always suitable for all patients. Always consult your health care provider prior to using this medication if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, trying to conceive, using any other medication (prescription or non-prescription), using any herbal products or supplements, or if you have any allergies or other health problems.

The correct dosage and prescription commonly depend on the patient and the condition being treated. Do not adjust your dosage without the approval of your health care provider. This product is only for use as prescribed and instructed.

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